Ronald Edward Hornbeck
Ronald Edward Hornbeck, 84, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at his home in Jacksonville, Florida.
Born Oct. 4, 1926, in Norton Township, he was a son of the late Charles and Glenna Hornbeck.
He served in the U.S. Navy from 1945-46. He devoted his life to being a high school math teacher and football coach. He retired from the Carrollton Local School District in 1980, after 31 years of service. He was selected as a Jennings Scholar in recognition of his outstanding classroom achievements and is to be inducted into the Carrollton Athletic Hall of Fame in October 2011.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Lohr Hornbeck, whom he married on February 20, l948; two sons, Charles (Judy) Hornbeck of Cincinnati and James (Junko) Hornbeck of Jacksonville, FL:, one daughter, Mary Ann (Roger) Burrell of Jacksonville, FL; one sister, Doris Crosier of Seattle, WA; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at 2 p.m. at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Home, 910 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL, 34470. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Carrollton Schools Alumni Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 609, Carrollton, OH, 44615.